The table below looks at the statistics for the ICT Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ICT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Manager
Rank 549 561 534
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Manager 47 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.068% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 24
Average daily rate £350 £358 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £42.65 £41.00 £37.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% +8.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.65 £41.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -3.24%
ICT Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

ICT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ICT Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ICT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region.

ICT Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ICT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

ICT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region.

ICT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

ICT Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 24 £364 -16.80%
South East +25 11 £344 -5.17% 1
North West -19 4 £400 +45.45%
East Midlands - 3 £250 -
East of England - 3 £415 -
West Midlands -14 2 £275 - 1
ICT Manager
UK

ICT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited ICT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ICT Manager in their job title.

1 37 (42.05%) ITIL
2 27 (30.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (28.41%) PRINCE2
4 22 (25.00%) Project Management
4 22 (25.00%) Local Government
5 20 (22.73%) Service Management
6 16 (18.18%) Change Management
6 16 (18.18%) Finance
7 15 (17.05%) Incident Management
8 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
10 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 12 (13.64%) CRM
10 12 (13.64%) SLA
11 11 (12.50%) Billing
11 11 (12.50%) Front Office
11 11 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
11 11 (12.50%) Ticket Management
12 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
12 10 (11.36%) Information Security
13 7 (7.95%) Degree
13 7 (7.95%) Business Continuity
13 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (7.95%) Project Governance
14 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (6.82%) Windows
14 6 (6.82%) Supplier Management
15 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (5.68%) VoIP

ICT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited ICT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ICT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
1 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) VoIP
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
2 3 (3.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) DMZ
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) Packet Switching
4 1 (1.14%) SDH
4 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) EDMS
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MSI
General
1 22 (25.00%) Local Government
2 16 (18.18%) Finance
3 11 (12.50%) Billing
3 11 (12.50%) Front Office
4 4 (4.55%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) CGI
2 1 (1.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.41%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.27%) PMI
3 2 (2.27%) SCADA
4 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) CESG
4 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) ITIL
2 27 (30.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (28.41%) PRINCE2
4 22 (25.00%) Project Management
5 20 (22.73%) Service Management
6 16 (18.18%) Change Management
7 15 (17.05%) Incident Management
8 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
10 12 (13.64%) CRM
11 11 (12.50%) Ticket Management
11 11 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (11.36%) Information Security
13 7 (7.95%) Business Continuity
13 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (7.95%) Project Governance
14 6 (6.82%) Supplier Management
15 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (5.68%) Line Management
15 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.41%) APMP
6 3 (3.41%) CISSP
6 3 (3.41%) CLAS
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) MBCS
6 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.41%) PMP
7 2 (2.27%) CITP
7 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) ISSMP
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
8 1 (1.14%) MCSE
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.55%) TickIT
4 3 (3.41%) QA
5 2 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle
1 3 (3.41%) VMware
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (1.14%) AppSense
3 1 (1.14%) Avaya
3 1 (1.14%) BT
3 1 (1.14%) Citrix
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) NetApp
3 1 (1.14%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (1.14%) ProCurve
3 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds